Jose was born and raised in Turlock, CA. He is an alumni from California State University, Stanislaus where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, and he plans to enroll in a Masters program in Los Angeles for Computer Science. Jose began his interests for education while working in group homes and volunteering in after-school programs in charter schools in 2015. He had many opportunities to learn from teachers and educators while working in elementary schools and middle schools as an instructional assistant and after-school educator. He gives back to his community by teaching young students new and current technologies. He recently relocated to Los Angeles and is excited to explore the area. In his off time, he and his wife, Christie, love to travel, play video games, and trying new things out of their comfort zone.